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Boxing: Sell-out show at Chester Racecourse brings mixed fortunes for Deva Police ABC fighters

THE kings of the ring brought boxing back to a venue normally associated with the sport of kings, but for Saltney’s Ash Appleby there was no coronation.Read

Ice skating: Top French duo enlist help of Shotton’s former British champion Marika Humphreys-Baranova to get to 2014 Winter Olympics

A PAIR of Winter Olympics hopefuls have relocated from France to Flintshire to help realise their medal dream.Read

Football: Buckley’s Ryan Shawcross earns long-awaited first England cap

WALES’S lingering dream of convincing Ryan Shawcross to play for them is almost over after the Stoke City captain from Buckley made his England debut in the 4-2 friendly defeat in Sweden.Read

Basketball: Celtic Warriors help Wales U19s wheelchair side to best ever result

JUNIOR players from Celtic Warriors are celebrating their most successful year after helping Wales to seventh in the Under 19s competition at The Lord's Taverners National Junior Wheelchair Basketball Championships.Read

Cricket: Tim Newhouse named Community Coach of the Year for establishing Hope Hawks

A COACH from Hope who started a women’s cricket team from scratch and built it up using hockey and football players has been named Community Coach of the Year by Sport Wales.Read

Hockey: Northop Hall succumb to Sefton curse once more

BOGEY team Liverpool Sefton maintained their hoodoo over Northop Hall in the North Hockey League Men’s Two.Read

Golf: Mold just miss out on Spanish finals

MOLD Golf Club’s junior team finished third at the Welsh Junior Club Championship in Builth Wells, just missing out on qualifying for the British final to be held in Spain.Read

Rugby union: Steve Ellson ends 40 years of hurt for Shotton Steel at Rhyl

SHOTTON Steel snatched a last-gasp 28-27 bonus-point win after Rhyl had seemingly completed a remarkable comeback.Read

Tennis: Flintshire players dominate North Wales Junior Tennis Championships

THE North Wales Junior Tennis Championships at Wrexham Tennis Centre were dominated by Flintshire players.Read

Snooker: Deeside & District League star Jack Bradford to take on two-time world champion Mark Williams

A DEESIDE & District Snooker League star will attempt to pull off a major shock on Saturday when he takes on a two-time world champion.Read

Hockey: Last-gasp winner sees Northop Hall win 5-4 at South Cheshire

NORTHOP Hall stretched their unbeaten North League Division Two (West) run to four matches with a last-gasp 5-4 victory at South Cheshire on Saturday.Read

Golf: Houston sets sights on regaining European Tour card in Spain

GARRY Houston began his quest to return to golf’s main European Tour yesterday by competing in the penultimate qualifying school event in Tarragona, Spain.Read

Hockey: Numbers game catches up with Northop Hall

NORTHOP Hall Hockey Club were disappointed to only draw 3-3 with Neston despite fielding a weakened squad in their North Hockey League Men’s Two clash.Read

Rugby union: Lynskey brothers team up to help Shotton Steel take bonus points from Machynlleth

SHOTTON Steel took all five points with a hard-fought win over Machynlleth.Read

Curling: Team GB coaches drop in to pass on tips to curlers in Deeside

CURLERS at Deeside Ice Rink received a surprise when Team GB’s top two coaches paid them a visit on Monday.Read

Badminton: Power struggle highlighted in early stages of North East Wales Badminton League

THE North East Wales League is already seeing early-season indications of a change in power at the top of each of the three divisions.Read

Rugby union: Mold U15s let early lead slip away in loss to Macclesfield

MOLD U15s entertained Macclesfield in what was very much a game of two halves with resulted in the home side losing 36-10.Read

Sports awards: Time to cast your votes for Flintshire Sports Personality of the Year

NOMINATIONS for the Flintshire Sports Personality of the Year awards are now open.Read

Golf: Charity event raises thousands for Dravet’s Syndrome Foundation

PADESWOOD and Buckley Golf Club has helped raise thousands for local charities, including in aid of a Mountain Lane School pupil with a rare form of epilepsy.Read

Martial arts: Deeside Tae Kwon-do Club celebrates black belt students

SIX tae kwon-do students from Flintshire have earned black belt qualifications at their club’s most recent grading.Read


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